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US-6,169,761 Method and transceiver using an improved protocol for a frequency hop communication system
A frequency hopping transceiver having a protocol for selecting a clear channel for exchanging QAM payload data signals. An energy level in a current channel is...
US-6,169,534 Graphical user interface for customer information management
A method and apparatus for displaying information regarding an event are provided. The method and apparatus meets objectives of increasing sales and marketing...
US-6,167,564 Software system development framework
A system and method in a computer system for integrating software development tools and applications into the computer system in order to build, deploy and...
US-6,167,563 Method and system for building components in a framework useful in developing integrated business-centric...
The method and system of the present invention solves the problems of the prior art by creating several components to detect and correct an out of date...
US-6,167,395 Method and apparatus for creating specialized multimedia threads in a multimedia communication center
In a multimedia call center (MMCC) supporting multiple channels and forms of communication and storing call center transactions in a data repository, a threading...
US-6,160,995 Method and system for uniform call termination treatment in a global communications network
The present invention provides a method for uniform call termination treatment in a global telecommunications network, the network including subscribers and...
US-6,160,913 Method and apparatus for digital halftone dots detection and removal in business documents
An image processing method for detection and removal of halftone dots includes converting a gray scale image into a binary thresholded image with halftone dots;...
US-6,158,777 Information sheet and a method for its folding
A system for folding a sheet of material is provided. Creases are formed in the sheet representing fold lines for the sheet. A plurality of first indicia...
US-6,157,999 Data processing system having a synchronizing link stack and method thereof
When a request to branch to an address stored in a return memory location (440) occurs, a busy bit is used to determine whether the return memory location (440)...
US-6,157,967 Method of data communication flow control in a data processing system using busy/ready commands
A multiprocessor system includes a number of sub-processor systems, each substantially identically constructed, and each comprising a central processing unit...
US-6,157,916 Method and apparatus to control the operating speed of a papermaking facility
A method and apparatus for controlling the operating speed of a papermaking facility is disclosed. It includes determining a desired operating speed that is...
US-6,157,915 Method and apparatus for collaboratively managing supply chains
An active collaboration technology in an open architectural framework that delivers information and decision support tools in a timely, contextual and role...
US-6,157,831 Method and apparatus for implementing configurable call forwarding bins in a mobile telephone system
The present invention provides an improved home location register (HLR) that includes an application program for implementing configurable call forwarding bins...
US-6,157,464 Facsimile store and forward system with local interface
A local router interface couples a conventional facsimile device to the public switched telephone network (PSTN) to communicate with a remotely located facsimile...
US-6,154,753 Document management system and method for business quality modeling
A computer implemented system and method and a computer readable medium for complying with the requirements of a quality standard known as ISO 9000. The areas...
US-6,154,644 System and method of implementing an interactive callback feature in a radio telecommunications network
A system and method in a radio telecommunications network for interactively providing a calling party with a choice of call handling options when a called mobile...
US-6,152,374 Method for renting fabric articles and data code-printed sheet
A method of renting fabric articles comprising sticking a bar code-printed sheet onto the fabric articles and repeatedly renting and washing the fabric articles...
US-6,151,608 Method and system for migrating data
Method and system of the invention migrate data from one or more ASCII files and/or from one or more relational databases to one or more relational database...
US-6,151,601 Computer architecture and method for collecting, analyzing and/or transforming internet and/or electronic...
A computer system collects, analyzes and/or transforms Internet and/or electronic commerce data of service providers. The Internet and/or electronic commerce...
US-6,151,584 Computer architecture and method for validating and collecting and metadata and data about the internet and...
A method of collecting subscriber specified information supports retrieval of information to analyze Internet and/or electronic commerce data over or from the...
US-6,148,289 System and method for geographically organizing and classifying businesses on the world-wide web
A method and search engine for classifying a source publishing a document on a portion of a network, includes steps of electronically receiving a document, based...
US-6,148,260 Interactive network directory service with integrated maps and directions
The present invention provides a network accessible service which integrates both a business directory and a map database. A user can search the business...
US-6,145,004 Intranet network system
The present invention relates to a method (110) of utilizing an intranet network system (10), wherein all personal computer users (12A, 12B, 12C, 12D, 12E, 12F,...
US-6,141,778 Method and apparatus for automating security functions in a computer system
A computer security system automatically updates an access status and a level of access privilege for each user based on outside feeds related to current status...
US-6,141,705 System for querying a peripheral device to determine its processing capabilities and then offloading specific...
The present invention is directed to a method and computer program product for offloading specific processing tasks that would otherwise be performed in a...
US-6,141,660 Command line interface for creating business objects for accessing a hierarchical database
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for generating class specifications for an object-oriented application that accesses a hierarchical database. The...
US-6,141,647 System and method for integrating a business environment, a process control environment, and a laboratory...
A system and method for integrating a business transaction processing system, a process control system, and a laboratory system provides a computer integrated...
US-6,141,006 Methods for executing commercial transactions in a network system using visual link objects
Apparatus and methods for executing business transactions and transferring subscribed for and periodically updated information across networks by means of...
US-6,138,139 Method and apparatus for supporting diverse interaction paths within a multimedia communication center
A programmable diverse interaction code module (DIM) in an enterprise-hosted multimedia call center (MMCC) for facilitates and monitors diverse interactions...
US-6,138,088 Method and apparatus for process control by using natural language processing (NLP) technology
Natural language processing is used in a method and apparatus for the computer-backed control of business processes and process sequences. The method involves...
US-6,138,008 Wireless telephone menu system
A method for completing a telephone call originating from a calling party to a called party. The method determines the time zone at a first cell location...
US-6,134,706 Software business objects in a multi-level organizational structure
The present invention relates to a method of developing a software system using Object Oriented Technology. The present invention addresses the problem of...
US-6,134,584 Method for accessing and retrieving information from a source maintained by a network server
A method and system is disclosed for scheduling data download, such as web pages, databases or softwares, over a network such as the internet. The method...
US-6,134,539 System, method and article of manufacture for a goal based education and reporting system
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,134,530 Rule based routing system and method for a virtual sales and service center
A rule based routing system and method is disclosed. The rule based routing system and method matches employee skills with a customer profile thereby ...
US-6,134,307 Call conversion process for a business system for a global telecommunications network
The present invention provides a method for converting call events. The method includes receiving a plurality of call events from a plurality of sources in a...
US-6,134,151 Space management for managing high capacity nonvolatile memory
In accordance with an embodiment of the present invention, a method and apparatus is disclosed for use in a digital system having a host coupled to at least two...
US-6,133,195 Package shipment-facilitating business forms and method of utilization thereof
A shipping facilitating business form allows an outgoing address label to be imaged at the same time that a record copy is being imaged, and has both outgoing...
US-6,131,151 Processing high-speed digital datastreams with reduced memory
Methods and apparatus are described for managing high-bandwidth incoming digital data streams, such as MPEG encoded data streams, while reducing memory...
US-6,131,099 Print and mail business recovery configuration method and system
A print and mail recovery system configuration method enables the efficient configuration of a customized executable plan to ensure continuation of critical...
US-6,130,935 Virtual networking work at home system and method
A system and method for virtual networking work at home provides the capability to bill business calls from an employee's home telephone to the business and to...
US-6,130,934 Method and telecommunication system for transmitting a facsimile message
A method and system for transmitting a facsimile message uses a public-switched telecommunications network, the public-switched telecommunication network having...
US-6,128,611 Internet-enabled generic application program for accessing hierarchical data
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for accessing a hierarchical database. An objects framework models the database as one or more objects. An...
US-6,128,504 Apparatus and method of contention resolution for a plurality of handset units in a cordless telephone system
A cordless telephone arranged for operation in a frequency hopping system includes an arrangement which allows multiple cordless telephone portable units to...
US-6,125,730 Dual web singulating cutter
A method and apparatus for producing an array of individual business forms from a web allow two or more sets of forms from a single web to be formed and...
US-6,125,358 System, method and article of manufacture for a simulation system for goal based education of a plurality of...
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,125,171 Method and telecommunication system for transmitting a facsimile message
A method and system for transmitting a facsimile message uses a public-switched telecommunications network, the public-switched telecommunication network having...
US-6,125,126 Method and apparatus for selective call forwarding
The present invention provides a selective automatic call forwarding method and system. In response to a request from a subscriber for the selective call...
US-6,124,879 Visual telephone system and method capable of controlling the use of a telephone line
A visual telephone system is disclosed which comprises a modem for transmitting and receiving video and voice signals so as to perform a visual communication via...
US-6,122,681 Super pipelined architecture for transmit flow in a network controller
A system and method of by pipelining the flow of data in a bus mastered network controller. The concept of successful completion on copy is used. The bus...
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